Jets passing game coordinator Greg Knapp died Thursday, five days after a “horrific” bike accident left him in critical condition, the team announced. He was 58 years old. Knapp was struck by ...
Bicyclist deaths occur most often in urban areas (78%) compared to rural areas (22%) in 2019. Bicyclist deaths were 6 times higher for males than females in 2019. One in four fatal bike crashes in 2019 involved a bicyclist who had been drinking alcohol.
Urban Bicycle Accidents. Statistics show that urban bicycle accidents (1) tend to happen more frequently and (2) result in more serious injuries. In fact, approximately 70 percent of all fatal bike accidents happen in our nation’s cities. Cities tend to have much more heavily-traveled roads and less flexibility to install bicycle safety features than suburban and rural areas.
Most Common Bike Accident Injuries. Bike accident injuries are more common than people think. Bicyclists account for 2% of all traffic-related deaths and injuries per year. Of course, injuries can also occur from simply falling off the bike or hitting a curb.
Former Formula One champion Fernando Alonso has left hospital after having surgery on a jaw fracture suffered in a road accident while cycling last week. F1: Fernando Alonso Cycling Accident ...
Bicycle Accident Statistics 1. 1% of All Trips Take Place on Bikes. Trips involving a bicycle account for 1% of all active trips taken as of 2009. At the same time, authorities suggest that in 2015 there were 467,000 accidents involving a pedal bike. 2. 5% Projected Increase in Fatalities for 2020
Athens, GA (October 14, 2021) – At 9 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, October 13, a bicycle accident with injuries occurred in Athens. According to the University of Georgia Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Lumpkin Street and Carlton Street. A bicyclist was traveling in the area when they entered the […]
14-Year-Old Critically Injured in Frisco Bicycle Accident at Independence Parkway and Sumac Lane. Frisco, Texas (October 16, 2021) – According to the police, a 14-year-old boy was critically injured Friday afternoon in a bicycle accident in Frisco.